The Washington Football Team is signing free agent cornerback William Jackson III.
Adam Schefter of ESPN reports Jackson has agreed to a three-year, $42 million deal with $26 million guaranteed.
Jackson, 28, spent five seasons with the Bengals after they made him the 24th overall choice. He did not play his rookie season after tearing a pectoral muscle in training camp.
He missed only five of a possible 64 games the past four seasons.
Jackson leaves Cincinnati with 150 tackles, a sack, three interceptions and 41 pass breakups.